Al-Qaida linked militants claim convoy attack

January 19, 2007 00:14

An al-Qaida-linked coalition of Iraqi Sunni insurgents claimed responsibility on Thursday for an attack on a convoy in Baghdad that killed an American democracy worker from Ohio. The Washington-based National Democratic Institute identified its slain staffer as Andrea Parhamovich, 28, of Perry, Ohio. Three security contractors from Hungary, Croatia and Iraq were also killed in the ambush.

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